The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.14% 13.33% 8.51%
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 90.91% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 3
Median salary £16,375 £21,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.71% -37.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,750 £20,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,400 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Active Directory
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

System Software Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 16.07% 14.67% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 3
Median salary £33,000 £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £55,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
6 6 (35.29%) Sage
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) NAS
6 6 (35.29%) Office 365
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) FTP
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) MS Office
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
8 4 (23.53%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (11.76%) PBX
10 2 (11.76%) VoIP
10 2 (11.76%) Symantec
10 2 (11.76%) MCSE
10 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
11 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
11 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) NAS
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
4 5 (29.41%) FTP
4 5 (29.41%) Internet
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 2 (11.76%) PBX
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Services Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) MetaFrame
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) OpenView
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Sage
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) arcserve
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Compaq
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas